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Quarry Scoop (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Glenbeg

Classification Quarry Scoop (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 138268

Site Number NR72SW 70

NGR NR 748 213

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Argyll And Bute
  • Parish Campbeltown
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Argyll And Bute
  • Former County Argyll

Archaeology Notes

NR72SW 70 748 213

Site recorded during a walk-over survey along the NE side of Campbeltown Loch, carried out as part of an environmental impact assessment in advance of proposed sewerage works.

NR 748 213 Large quarry scoop.

Sponsor: West of Scotland Water.

O Lelong 1997

Archaeological monitoring was undertaken during topsoil stripping for the construction of a new waste water treatment works, and an associated access road, on the N side of Campbeltown Loch. A previous assessment (DES 1997, 18) identified the sites to be affected by the development, which range in date from possible prehistoric features to WW2 structures.

Sponsor: Biwater Treatment Ltd.

D Murray 2000

NR 748 213 Site identified as part of a coastal zone assessment survey.

M Cressey, S Badger, 2005.


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